Sterile baby geese?

Discussion in 'Geese' started by HollyORiley, Feb 16, 2014.

  1. HollyORiley

    HollyORiley Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 16, 2014
    Is it true when a Canada goose and a Toulouse goose breed the babies will be sterile?

    I have a female Canada goose and I was wanting to get a male Toulouse or American Buff, but I have heard that the babies can be sterile.
  2. chooks4life

    chooks4life Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 8, 2013
    "Can be sterile" doesn't sound like "will all be sterile" so unless they carry a nasty lethal gene you don't want to pass on and battle for generations to come, if I were you I would probably go ahead and cross them, and see what results. I don't know much about geese, only kept them for about a year and a bit. Best wishes with your experiment.
  3. livininbrazil

    livininbrazil Chillin' With My Peeps

    hi chooks, I´m getting some interesting results from my experiments, it raises more questions! [​IMG] And I love your new avatar, very pretty.

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